This Autodesk Official Press guide covers the fundamentals of Autodesk 3ds Max 2015 with step-by-step tutorials and hands-on exercises that you won't get elsewhere. Inside, you'll find authoritative, unprecedented guidance that gives you firsthand experience with the tools and a good start on preparing for the Autodesk 3ds Max Certified Professional exam. You'll create a retro-style alarm clock, animate a thrown knife, model a chair, and more—all while learning modeling, rigging, animating, rendering, architectural visualization, and other career-essential techniques.
Learn these Autodesk 3ds Max 2015 essentials—and more:
Polygons, polygon meshes, and primary modeling
Animating objects, simple and complex
Using CAD files to create rooms with doors and windows
Skinning a model to a biped figure and adding motion